Pleasantville Middle School

415 Jones St
Pleasantville, IA 50225
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
7/
10
Top 50%
Pleasantville Middle School serves 163 students in grades 6-8.
Pleasantville Middle School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Iowa for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 80-84% (which is higher than the Iowa state average of 76%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 80-84% (which is higher than the Iowa state average of 74%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is higher than the Iowa state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 4% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is lower than the Iowa state average of 24% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

Pleasantville Middle School places among the top 20% of public schools in Iowa for:

School Overview

Pleasantville Middle School's student population of 163 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 8 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students163 students
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Total Classroom Teachers8 teachers
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School Comparison

Pleasantville Middle School is ranked within the top 50% of all 1,232 schools in Iowa (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Pleasantville Middle School is 0.08, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.41. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (IA)
Overall Testing Rank
#376 out of 1232 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
80-84%
76%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
80-84%
74%
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Student : Teacher Ratio20:115:1
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American Indian
n/an/a
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Asian
1%
3%
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Hispanic
2%
11%
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Black
1%
6%
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White
96%
76%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
4%
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Diversity Score
0.080.41
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Eligible for Free Lunch
21%
33%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NamePleasantville Community School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, IA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Pleasantville Middle School is Pleasantville High School (0.0 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Knoxville Middle School (9.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Pleasantville Elementary School (0.0 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Pleasantville Pleasantville Elementary School Math: 85-89% | Reading: 90-94%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Grades: PK-5 | 346 students
    0.0 miles
    414 Jones St
    Pleasantville, IA 50225
    (515) 848-0566
    0 PK-5 346
  • Pleasantville Pleasantville High School Math: 80-89% | Reading: 70-79%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 247 students
    0.0 miles
    415 Jones St
    Pleasantville, IA 50225
    (515) 848-0541
    0 9-12 247
  • Carlisle Hartford Upper Elementary School Math: 79% | Reading: 78%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 4-5 | 366 students
    8.5 miles
    500 N. Vine
    Carlisle, IA 50047
    (515) 989-0316
    8.5 4-5 366
  • Knoxville West Elementary School
    Grades: PK-2 | 417 students
    9.6 miles
    306 S Park Lane Dr
    Knoxville, IA 50138
    (641) 842-2185
    9.6 PK-2 417
  • Knoxville Knoxville High School Math: 85-89% | Reading: 80-84%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: 9-12 | 509 students
    9.7 miles
    1811 W Madison
    Knoxville, IA 50138
    (641) 842-2173
    9.7 9-12 509

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